The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Benchmarking
Rank 462 526 558
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +32
Permanent jobs citing Benchmarking 165 104 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 44
Average salary £82,500 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +31.57%
Benchmarking
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36338 38413 36378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 84.27% 83.80% 82.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30291 31426 30418
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region.

Benchmarking Salary Trend in London

Benchmarking
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Benchmarking across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Benchmarking Salary Histogram in London

Benchmarking
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Benchmarking within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 32 £74,000 +23.33% 3
Brentford - 6 £80,000 -
Hounslow - 5 - -
Chiswick - 2 £20,000 -
Benchmarking
England

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 151 (50.50%) Linux
2 126 (42.14%) Finance
3 119 (39.80%) Windows
3 119 (39.80%) Oracle
4 117 (39.13%) SQL
5 111 (37.12%) Performance Tuning
6 110 (36.79%) SQL Server
7 98 (32.78%) Solaris
7 98 (32.78%) LAN
7 98 (32.78%) WAN
7 98 (32.78%) Cisco
7 98 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
8 97 (32.44%) NFS
9 96 (32.11%) EMC
9 96 (32.11%) Intel
9 96 (32.11%) SAN
9 96 (32.11%) NetApp
9 96 (32.11%) Multicast
9 96 (32.11%) FCoE
9 96 (32.11%) Fibre Channel
9 96 (32.11%) NAS
9 96 (32.11%) SRDF
10 84 (28.09%) Java
11 83 (27.76%) Tomcat
11 83 (27.76%) Middleware
12 82 (27.42%) WebSphere
13 68 (22.74%) Apache
14 66 (22.07%) HTTP
15 65 (21.74%) IBM
16 63 (21.07%) Oracle Coherence

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 83 (27.76%) Tomcat
2 82 (27.42%) WebSphere
3 68 (22.74%) Apache
4 63 (21.07%) Oracle Coherence
5 62 (20.74%) IIS
5 62 (20.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 18 (6.02%) JBoss
6 18 (6.02%) WebLogic
7 15 (5.02%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.01%) Mule
9 8 (2.68%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (1.34%) JCAPS
10 4 (1.34%) Liferay
10 4 (1.34%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.34%) MS Office
4 3 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (15.38%) RMDS
2 5 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.34%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.33%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.01%) SaaS
2 7 (2.34%) PaaS
2 7 (2.34%) IaaS
3 6 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.67%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (1.67%) CloudFront
4 5 (1.67%) Route 53
4 5 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (32.78%) LAN
1 98 (32.78%) WAN
2 96 (32.11%) SAN
2 96 (32.11%) NAS
2 96 (32.11%) FCoE
2 96 (32.11%) Fibre Channel
2 96 (32.11%) Multicast
3 66 (22.07%) HTTP
4 24 (8.03%) iSCSI
5 5 (1.67%) DNS
5 5 (1.67%) Internet
6 4 (1.34%) Intranet
6 4 (1.34%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.34%) SMTP
6 4 (1.34%) LDAP
6 4 (1.34%) FTP
6 4 (1.34%) DSL
6 4 (1.34%) AMQP
7 3 (1.00%) VPN
8 2 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (36.79%) SQL Server
2 50 (16.72%) Hadoop
3 47 (15.72%) HBase
4 39 (13.04%) DB2
5 32 (10.70%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (10.03%) MySQL
6 30 (10.03%) Big Data
7 23 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.35%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (3.01%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.34%) Oracle Database
12 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.34%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
15 3 (1.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (10.37%) Maven
2 28 (9.36%) Jenkins
3 26 (8.70%) JIRA
3 26 (8.70%) Ant
4 18 (6.02%) JUnit
5 16 (5.35%) Eclipse
5 16 (5.35%) Hudson
5 16 (5.35%) Subversion
6 12 (4.01%) Git (software)
7 6 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.67%) Selenium
9 4 (1.34%) WebLOAD
9 4 (1.34%) WebLogic Workshop
9 4 (1.34%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.34%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.34%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.34%) NeoLoad
10 3 (1.00%) Emacs
10 3 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 126 (42.14%) Finance
2 55 (18.39%) Banking
3 31 (10.37%) Marketing
4 19 (6.35%) Retail
5 14 (4.68%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.34%) Advertising
7 4 (1.34%) Automotive
8 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.67%) French Language
10 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.33%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 131 (43.81%) Architect
2 93 (31.10%) Infrastructure Architect
3 43 (14.38%) Solutions Architect
4 42 (14.05%) Analyst
5 38 (12.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 36 (12.04%) Lead Architect
7 30 (10.03%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 21 (7.02%) Technical Architect
9 14 (4.68%) Consultant
9 14 (4.68%) Java Architect
10 12 (4.01%) Designer
10 12 (4.01%) Senior Designer
10 12 (4.01%) UX Designer
10 12 (4.01%) Senior UX Designer
11 11 (3.68%) Web Analyst
12 9 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (3.01%) Developer
12 9 (3.01%) DevOps Engineer
13 8 (2.68%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (2.68%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (27.76%) Middleware
2 60 (20.07%) XML
3 59 (19.73%) HTML
4 46 (15.38%) XSLT
4 46 (15.38%) Rendezvous
5 30 (10.03%) J2EE
6 28 (9.36%) JMS
6 28 (9.36%) Spring
7 27 (9.03%) Java EE
8 25 (8.36%) Web Services
9 20 (6.69%) ActiveMQ
10 16 (5.35%) Struts
11 14 (4.68%) WSH
11 14 (4.68%) .NET
12 8 (2.68%) jQuery
13 7 (2.34%) JMX
14 4 (1.34%) XML Messaging
14 4 (1.34%) Hibernate
14 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET
14 4 (1.34%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (11.71%) Mainframe
3 24 (8.03%) Computer Science
4 23 (7.69%) Statistics
5 18 (6.02%) User Experience
6 15 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (4.01%) Visualisation
7 12 (4.01%) Clustering
7 12 (4.01%) Client/Server
7 12 (4.01%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.34%) NHS
9 5 (1.67%) Blog
9 5 (1.67%) Open Source
9 5 (1.67%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (1.34%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.34%) Data Conversion
10 4 (1.34%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.34%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 151 (50.50%) Linux
2 119 (39.80%) Windows
3 98 (32.78%) Solaris
4 41 (13.71%) UNIX
5 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (37.12%) Performance Tuning
2 98 (32.78%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (13.38%) Risk Management
4 29 (9.70%) Scrum
5 24 (8.03%) Project Planning
6 23 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 22 (7.36%) Analytics
7 22 (7.36%) Unit Testing
7 22 (7.36%) Project Management
8 20 (6.69%) SOA
9 19 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (6.35%) B2B
9 19 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (6.35%) Coaching
10 17 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.35%) DevOps
12 14 (4.68%) Workflow
13 13 (4.35%) B2C
13 13 (4.35%) Information Architecture
14 12 (4.01%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 117 (39.13%) SQL
2 84 (28.09%) Java
3 54 (18.06%) JavaScript
4 26 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 18 (6.02%) Python
6 14 (4.68%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.01%) C++
8 11 (3.68%) C
9 8 (2.68%) Perl
9 8 (2.68%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.01%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.01%) C#
11 5 (1.67%) VBA
12 3 (1.00%) Ruby
13 1 (0.33%) Fortran
13 1 (0.33%) VB
13 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (13.71%) Degree
2 5 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.34%) PMP
4 2 (0.67%) MBA
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) ACCA
5 1 (0.33%) CIMA
5 1 (0.33%) PhD
5 1 (0.33%) CCIE
5 1 (0.33%) CCNP
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.02%) QA
2 7 (2.34%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.67%) COBIT
4 2 (0.67%) Val IT
System Software
1 97 (32.44%) NFS
2 96 (32.11%) SRDF
3 50 (16.72%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 24 (8.03%) KVM
5 24 (8.03%) Xen
6 18 (6.02%) Active Directory
7 15 (5.02%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.33%) Docker
8 1 (0.33%) HDFS
8 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (5.35%) Puppet
2 7 (2.34%) ITRS Geneos
3 5 (1.67%) Nagios
4 4 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) yum
6 1 (0.33%) Ambari
6 1 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 119 (39.80%) Oracle
2 98 (32.78%) Cisco
3 96 (32.11%) EMC
3 96 (32.11%) Intel
3 96 (32.11%) NetApp
4 65 (21.74%) IBM
5 57 (19.06%) Sybase
6 50 (16.72%) TIBCO
7 46 (15.38%) DataSynapse
7 46 (15.38%) 29West
8 42 (14.05%) VMware
9 25 (8.36%) Microsoft
10 6 (2.01%) Business Objects
10 6 (2.01%) Cognos
10 6 (2.01%) NetSuite
10 6 (2.01%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.67%) SAP
11 5 (1.67%) Google
12 4 (1.34%) AppDynamics
12 4 (1.34%) Sun
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